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Program Features

Program Features

Key features of our online graduate degree programs

  • Only top caliber graduate or professional degreed adult learners accepted.
  • Taught by Loyola University Chicago faculty who are dedicated to online education with decades of combined experience.
  • Our program is committed to diversity and inclusivity.
  • Very high retention rate.
  • Our program has produced many successful alumni.

Accredited and ranked

  • The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
  • Loyola University Chicago has been offering high quality online graduate education in bioethics for over 20 years. Loyola is widely recognized as a leader in online education. In fact, Loyola's undergraduate online program is ranked #19 in US News and World Report.
  • U.S. News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the "top national universities" and "best values" in its annual publications. 
  • Washington Monthly ranks Loyola among the top 100 national universities, emphasizing social mobility, research and service.
  • U.S. News ranks Loyola among the top Best Value Colleges.

Flexible distance learning program

  • Convenient, reliable and rigorous distance education for working professionals.
  • Our master's degree and certificate programs can be completed entirely online.
  • Our optional summer blended courses offer face to face interaction with fellow students and faculty.  (Only 2-3 days on campus required.)

Student feedback

"practical, formative, engaging..." What our students are saying about our program.

  •  "...allowed flexibility in my ability to learn... it's been a value to my career."
    J Higginson, MD, MA
  •  "...made me a better clinician in making bed side decisions."
    C Sammis-Berman, NP, D.Bioethics
  • "Perfect combination of theory and practice in facilitating ethics consultation..."
    A Ochasi, STL, D.Bioethics
  • "Broadened my experience and my involvement in national bioethics..."
    R Holt, MD, D.Bioethics
  •  "...faculty are very engaged and continue to remain involved with me even after graduation."
    S Brown, MA, D.Bioethics

For more information on our online bioethics programs, please REQUEST INFORMATION.  We invite you to attend our next online open house webinar.